The Stewart family buy a boat, jack it all in and go sailing!

Boatlife

Finally, boatdwellers

Finally, boatdwellers

We’re officially liveaboards! Last night was our second one on board as residents  The boat still looks like we’ve been burgled, but the house is now empty and pristine and ready for some new occupiers – we just need the real estate to rustle some […]

Becoming liveaboards – the final countdown

Becoming liveaboards – the final countdown

We’re moving aboard in 3 days.  The house is becoming emptier and more spacious and echoey, while the boat is bursting at the seams.  There are crates of stuff piled in every cabin as there hasn’t been time to stow our belongings, and you have to climb […]

ABC Tropical North of Facebook

ABC Tropical North of Facebook

We were featured on ABC Tropical North’s Facebook page. We love all the encouraging comments, thanks guys! Link HERE. Whitsundays parents Annabel and Matthew Stewart have quit their jobs and will rent out their home to set sail with their family along the east coast of […]

Radio interview

Radio interview

Our radio interview on ABC Tropical North was broadcast today.  It’s very strange hearing a recording of yourself, but it went well and we’re hoping it’ll give other families food for thought. CLICK HERE to listen.

Fame and fortune?

Fame and fortune?

We had a lot of fun filming on Iron Will today.  ABC’s daily analysis and social commentary programme “The Drum” are planning a segment on why some Aussie families choose an unconventional lifestyle, and we’re going to be one of those unconventional families! It started […]

We bought a boat! (“You bought a boat?”)

We bought a boat! (“You bought a boat?”)

It looks like we’ve found the boat for our adventures! It’s about 50 foot long, made of steel and the current owners want to hand over straight away – so our adventure is starting sooner than expected! Last weekend was Mayday long weekend, and there […]